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Distribution path and Subregions of Rwanda (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Rwanda
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Rwanda
Class
Rwanda
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 195 families, 1354 genera, 3050 species
Tree
Subclass
Rwanda
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 195 families, 1354 genera, 3050 species
Tree
Infraclass
Rwanda
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 194 families, 1353 genera, 3049 species
Tree
Superorder
Rwanda
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 148 families, 1193 genera, 2814 species
Tree
Order
Rwanda
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 29 families, 148 genera, 311 species
Tree
Suborder
Rwanda
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 27 families, 140 genera, 296 species
Tree
Infraorder
Rwanda
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 13 families, 52 genera, 96 species
Tree
Superfamily
Rwanda
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 3 families, 10 genera, 15 species
Tree
Family
Rwanda
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 5 genera, 9 species
Site
Tree
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Genera395    worldwide
Species11.031    worldwide
Common namesSocial Wasps, Potter Wasps, Yellowjackets, Paper wasps, Hornets, Paper, Potter & Pollen wasps, Wasps, Mason Wasps, Pollen Wasps, Vespid wasps
German namesFaltenwespen, Echte Wespen, Soziale Faltenwespen, Feldwespen
Dutch namesPlooivleugelwespen, Plooivleugel wespen
Danish namesGedehamse, Egentlige hvepse
Finnish namesYhteiskunta-ampiaiset, Ampiaiset
Swedish namesGetingar
Italian namesVespe
AuthorLeach, 1815
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesVespidae in bie.ala.org.au
Vespidae in faunaeur.org
Vespidae in itis.gov
Vespidae in dyntaxa.se
Vespidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Vespidae in Rwanda
Afreumenes erythrosoma (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Ancistrocerus cervus (Giordani Soika, 1974)Info
Antepipona tropicalis (Saussure, 1853)Info
Belonogaster brunnea brunnea ()Info
Belonogaster grisea (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Belonogaster juncea juncea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster pennata (Richards, 1982)Info
Belonogaster vasseae (Buysson, 1906)Info
Micreumenes basilewskyi (Giordani Soika, 1955)Info
9 Species in Vespidae for Rwanda listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderHymenoptera
Wasps, Bees, Ants, Sawflies, Ants and wasps
SuborderApocrita
True wasps, Bees, Ants, Narrow-waisted hymenopterans, Parasitic wasps, Wasps
InfraorderAculeata
Stinging wasps
SuperfamilyVespoidea
Vespoid wasps, Yellowjackets, Hornets, Paper Wasps, Potter Wasps, Mason Wasps, Pollen Wasps, Velvet ants, Spider wasps, Social wasps, Mud wasps
FamilyVespidae
Social Wasps, Potter Wasps, Yellowjackets, Paper wasps, Hornets, Paper, Potter & Pollen wasps, Wasps, Mason Wasps, Pollen Wasps, Vespid wasps
AuthorLeach, 1815

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